The table below looks at the statistics for Data Mining skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Mining
Rank 136 117 127
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 8 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.63% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.35% 2.94% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 0
Median daily rate £335 £474 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £369 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.47% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+73.00% +6.38%
Data Mining
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
592 647 595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.80% 21.33% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 353 307
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +80.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £32.50 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.14% -8.28%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Mining as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Data Mining Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Mining
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Mining across the Scotland region.

Data Mining Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Mining
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Mining across the Scotland region.

Data Mining Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Mining
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Mining within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +8 5 £340 -6.20% 1
Renfrewshire - 2 £330 -
Data Mining
UK

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Mining also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 3 (21.43%) Financial Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) SAP
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) ISEB
4 3 (21.43%) Information Management
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (14.29%) Information Assurance
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Banking

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) DBA
2 3 (21.43%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) SQL DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Functional Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Test Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) PMO Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
1 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
1 1 (7.14%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 3 (21.43%) Financial Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Information Management
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 2 (14.29%) High Availability
3 2 (14.29%) Information Assurance
3 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) IIBA
3 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (7.14%) Twitter
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